Quote:Thanks for the recommendation!
Clear skies, Scott my scopes: a few refractors (50-102mm), 2 Newts (4.5-12"), and an 8" SCT
-- Matt -observing since fall 2012 16" F/4.5 truss DOB / EON 120mm ED / 10" F/5 strut DOB Paracorr (T1 tunable),telrad, RACI finders, AltAz Tripod mount ES 82° 4.7,6.7,8.8,30mm AT Paradigm 60° 25,18,12mm Pentax XW 70° 20,14mm , Baader zoom observing list/notes.. beginning dslr astrophotos (moon/widefields)
20x90 Bino 12" Lightbridge + Stellarvue F50 TV Ethos, Pentax XW, Meade UWA 5k, ES 82°, Hyperion, AT Titan
Orion XT10g Meade LXD55 AR6 SE6 OTA
Rob Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another..... Plato
You know you are there when you start thinking in terms of EXIT PUPIL rather than Magnification..
Quote:Another one: Beta (11) Monocerotis is an easy to find very nice triple star
Zeiss 10x50B T*
Dwarfstar Alt-Az mount
Quote:R Leporis or Hind's Crimson Star - Variable carbon star that is so blood red that you need to see it to believe it. Under Rigel in Orion it's SAO 150058 on your GOTO .